Medical Multi-Drop Driver - (Must hold a Class 2 Licence) - Rochester
POLAR SPEED LIMITED**
Polar Speed, a UPS company, is a logistics company and innovative provider of temperature sensitive transportation and pharmaceutical supply chain solutions in the UK.
MEDICAL MULTI-DROP DRIVER – must hold a C Licence (18 tonne) to cover Bulk routes as and when required.
BASED Unit 33 Rochester Airport Industrial Estate, Laker Road, Rochester, ME1 3QX
Salary between £21,465 and £25,758 (£10.32 per hour)
(40 - 48 hours per week)
Polar Speed has a reputation for quality, compliance, operational and customer facing technology and monitoring solutions in the growing temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical logistics market in the UK. The company specialises in active temperature-controlled deliveries to hospitals, pharmacies, wholesalers and medical care surgeries as well as to end patients which it serves through its homecare business. Its customers include some of the best known pharmaceutical brands in the world.
As a medical multi-drop driver, you’ll will on a day to day basis be driving a 3.5 tonne van and make between 30 and 35 collections and deliveries to GP surgeries, retail pharmacies, home delivery patients, wholesalers and hospitals. However, for this position, you are also required to hold a Class 2 C Licence (18 tonne) to cover bulk routes as required . Starting 0600 hours, you’ll work a minimum of 40 hours per week and must be flexible and prepared to work additional hours as and when required to meet our service requirements which may be of an urgent medical nature (average 45 - 48 hours per week). For this role, you may expect to work on a Monday to Friday basis with weekend and bank holiday working as required.
We offer a wide range of benefits including 28 days’ holiday (including bank holidays) and increasing to 33 days in the sixth full holiday year and a company pension scheme.
For successful applicants, Polar Speed will process enhanced disclosure criminal record check.
· A minimum of 2 years’ driving experience
· Must hold a C2 category driving licence 18 tonne (no more than 3 points)**
· Previous multi-drop experience advantageous
· Excellent communication and customer service skills
· Ability to build effective working relationships with customers/clients, whilst appreciating the need for maintaining confidentiality
· Good organisation skills with the ability to prioritise
· Good team player and able to work on your initiative
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Primary Location United Kingdom-England